Because he himself was tested by what he suffered, he is able to help those hwo are being tested.
For God did not give us a spirit of cowardice, but rather a spirit of power, and of love, and of self-discipline.
2 Timothy 1:7
Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers; for by doing that some have entertained angels without knowing it.
Then the father said to him, “Son, you are always with me, and all that is mine is yours.”
And he dreamed there was a ladder set up on the earth, the top of it reaching to heaven; and the angels of God were ascending and descending on it.
Just as you do not know how the breath comes to the bones in the mother’s womb, so you do not know the work of God who makes everything.
Word and Image
offers two parts of my morning ritual, scripture and visual art. I make no
attempt to related the two (as I do in my daily quote and blog entries) and
yet, sometimes that will happen, for as we know God works in mysterious ways.